Pipe Organ Database

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Unknown Builder

Originally John Brown (1884)

Location:

First Baptist Church
123 Church Street NE
Decatur, AL 35601 US
Organ ID: 69274

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Baptist Churches
  • The organ is extant in this location, possibly in original state.
  • The organ's condition is playable, but not in usable condition.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Jeff Scofield on September 30, 2021.
Jeff Scofield on September 30, 2021:

Rebuilt and electrified by persons unknown at some point; the console from the 1974 Casavant in the new sanctuary was moved to the chepel (old sanctuary) when the sanctuary organ received a new 3-manual console by Milnar Organ Co. and a digital Choir division.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jeff Scofield on September 30, 2021.
Taken from the console September 27, 2021: Open In New Tab
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Jeff Scofield on September 30, 2021.

Instrument Images:

Casavant console and façade: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2021-09-27

1974 Casavant console after move in 2004 from sanctuary: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2021-09-27

Old sanctuary, now the chapel: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2021-09-27

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